Philosophy Ripped From The Headlines! Issue #5, January 2018: Bakers, Buddhists, Plant Minds, & Total Work.

By Hugh Reginald

Dear Philosopher or Philosophically-Minded Person,

Do you ever think about the larger philosophical implications of contemporary events and issues, especially when reading newspapers, journals, or blogs?

— Of course you do: but then what?

What if you were able to convert your thinking DIRECTLY into something you were able to use for TEACHING PHILOSOPHY, for PHILOSOPHY DISCUSSION GROUPS, and for inspiring-&-guiding INDIVIDUAL PHILOSOPHICAL REFLECTION?

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  • AN EDITED COLLECTION OF ESPECIALLY THOUGHT-PROVOKING NEWSPAPER, JOURNAL, OR BLOG ARTICLES PUBLISHED WITHIN THE PREVIOUS MONTH, plus
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  • BORDERS AND IMMIGRATION
  • CRIME AND PUNISHMENT, and
  • CULTURAL CONFLICT,

HERE: PWB_philosophy_ripped_from_the_headlines_issue1_sept17

and ISSUE #2, OCTOBER 2017, featuring articles, follow-up thoughts, and links about–

  • FREE SPEECH WARS,

HERE: PWB_philosophy_ripped_from_the_headlines_issue2_oct17

and ISSUE #3, NOVEMBER 2017, featuring articles, follow-up thoughts, and links about–

  • GUN VIOLENCE,

HERE: PWB_philosophy_ripped_from_the_headlines_issue3_nov17

and ISSUE #4, DECEMBER 2017, featuring articles, follow-up thoughts, and links about–

  • US POLITICS, ANIMAL MINDS, & REFUGEES,

HERE: PWB_philosophy_ripped_from_the_headlines_issue4_dec17

In this issue, ISSUE #5, JANUARY 2018, we feature articles, follow-ups, and links about–

  • BAKERS, BUDDHISTS, PLANT MINDS, & TOTAL WORK

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